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Fri – 24th Sep 2021

Luister! Renaldo Schwarp gesels oor Skeef en die plaaslike gay-ervaring op The Scenic Drive with Rian

Radio-omroeper Renaldo Schwarp was nou die dag die eregas op The Scenic Drive with Rian, waar hy oor sy baanbrekerboek, Skeef, gesels het.

Behind the scenes of Devilsdorp: Jana Marx shares all about her first day on set

In a moving personal account of her first day on the set of Devilsdorp, Jana Marx shares her experience of narrating and consulting on the Showmax Original documentary.

Innocent or guilty, everyone is damaged. Some are damaged enough to kill. Read an extract from A Slow Fire Burning by Paula Hawkins

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from A Slow Fire Burning, the propulsive new thriller by Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train and Into the Water.

The Country of Others by Leila Slimani – the first volume of a new trilogy telling the saga of one French family between 1946 and 2016

The award-winning, #1 internationally bestselling new novel by the author of Lullaby, about a woman in an interracial marriage whose fierce desire for autonomy parallels her adopted country’s fight for independence.

Grow your own superfoods with Jane’s Delicious Superfoods for Super Health

Jane’s Delicious Superfoods For Super Health by Jane Griffiths is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Read the first chapter of Over My Dead Body, the new book by international number one bestseller Jeffrey Archer

Jeffrey Archer has shared an excerpt from his new book Over My Dead Body – an unputdownable story of murder, revenge and betrayal. …

Go beyond ‘meat-free Mondays’ with Food That Loves You Back! (PLUS: Try some of the recipes for free)

Plant-based eating is more than just putting vegetables on your plate. It offers the opportunity to experiment with different flavours and textures, and discover how a single vegetable can be transformed into a multitude of nourishing and tasty meals.

Lees ‘n uittreksel: Die onderwêreld is in rep en roer in Peet Venter se jongste misdaadroman, Een vir een

Is iemand besig om die grootkoppe in georganiseerde misdaad een vir een uit te haal? Lees ‘n uittreksel uit Een vir een deur Peet Venter.

Lus vir braai? Probeer Mynie Steffens se resepte vir Garnale in Brandewynmarinade en Soetrissies met Kekerertjievulsel

Maak elke dag braaidag met twee smullekker resepte uit Mynie Steffens se jongste kookboek, Mynie speel met vuur!

First look! Find out more about Zakes Mda’s new novel Wayfarers’ Hymns

Wayfarers’ Hymns, the highly anticipated new novel from Zakes Mda, will be out from Penguin Random House in October 2021.

Everything you need to know about The Heron’s Cry – the new novel from Ann Cleeves, the creator of Vera and Shetland

The Heron’s Cry is the second novel in the number one Sunday Times bestselling series featuring detective Matthew Venn, from the creator of Vera and Shetland, Ann Cleeves.

Thu – 23rd Sep 2021

‘Maar ’n geruime tyd al hoor hy niks nie. Die musiek, die note dis weg’ – Lees ’n uittreksel uit ’n Liedjie vir Anine deur Elsa Winckler

[Uittreksel] Bekende musiekster, Zander Breedt, se muses het hom verlaat in ’n Liedjie vir Anine deur Elsa Winckler.

Read an extract from Snow Country, the spectacular, sweeping new novel from internationally acclaimed author Sebastian Faulks

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Snow Country, the epic new love story from master storyteller Sebastian Faulks, and his most powerful novel since Birdsong.

Put Africa in your pocket with a 3 for 2 special offer from Jacana Media!

3 for 2 special on the Jacana Pocket Histories!

Wed – 22nd Sep 2021

Luister! Jana Marx gesels met Renaldo Schwarp oor Devilsdorp: ‘Dis ’n storie wat Suid-Afrikaners ruk’

Luister na Renaldo Schwarp se onderhoud met Jana Marx oor die Devilsdorp-reeks op OFM Nights.

Don’t miss a Heritage Day braai cook along with author Mynie Steffens (24 Sep)

Penguin Random House and Saturday Star invite you to a Heritage Day braai cook along with author Mynie Steffens!

New book alert! Jeffrey Archer’s Over My Dead Body (Pre-order now!)

Over My Dead Body is an unputdownable story of murder, revenge and betrayal from international number one bestseller Jeffrey Archer – a rollercoaster thriller which takes detective William Warwick to the cold case unit, where he chases someone who thinks they’ve got away with murder.

Tue – 21st Sep 2021

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Moenie die bekendstelling van Op ’n mooi dag deur Irna van Zyl mis nie! (30 Sep)

Kom kuier saam met Irna van Zyl by die aanlynbekendstelling van haar jongste roman, Op ’n mooi dag.

Video: Sophia Kapp en Elize Davies wen AKTV-Woordveertjies 2021

Veels geluk aan Sophia Kapp en Elize Davies, wenners van die ATKV-Woordveertjies 2021 vir romanses en liefdesverhale.